Tag : talks

Empower Conference 2018 – All You Need to Know About Leeds University’s First Student Led Leadership Conference

10 months ago / 0 comments

You will almost certainly have seen it being advertised and promoted both online and in the Leeds University Union building, but what exactly is the Empower Conference? Where did the idea for a student-led, company-sponsored and leadership-focused event arise from? In addition to this, why is the Empower Conference a … Read More

Something More? LUU Christian Society hosts week of evangelical talks outside the Union

2 years ago / 0 comments

This week, the Leeds University Christian Union hosted an event to encourage students to contemplate Christianity with daily talks, entertainment and free lunches. Their marquee, which stood opposite the Student Union, attracted hungry and curious students for the daily gatherings and pay as you feel cafe. The students were invited … Read More

25% of freshers boycott York sexual consent talks

2 years ago / 0 comments

A quarter of new students chose to walk out of York University’s first ever sexual consent talks after being handed flyers by an activist posing as a university official. Ben Froughi handed out flyers making clear that the sex talks were ‘non-compulsory’. Froughi argued: “Consent talks are patronising; if students … Read More